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NewsTalk: DOT working to clear roads as snow continues to fall

Department of Transportation spokesperson Jimmy Piccola says DOT crews were out on Friday and Saturday treating roads in preparation for the snow that’s been slamming the region since Sunday afternoon.

Posted: Dec 2, 2019 1:05 PM

Department of Transportation spokesperson Jimmy Piccola says DOT crews were out on Friday and Saturday treating roads in preparation for the snow that’s been slamming the region since Sunday afternoon.

Piccola reminds drivers to give the plows room on roadways to clear snow and spray salt to make for safer driving conditions.

All plows are assigned to ‘beats’ around the area and continue to clear those roadways as snow continuously falls.

Piccola says trucks will continue to plow the same routes as long as snow is still accumulating on the roads.

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